|Public Act 100-0195|
|HB3701 Enrolled||LRB100 10769 MLM 21000 b|
AN ACT concerning education.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
This Act may be cited as the
Educational Credit for Military Experience Act.
As used in this Act, "institution
of higher education" means the University of Illinois, Southern
Illinois University, Chicago State University, Eastern
Illinois University, Governors State University, Illinois
State University, Northeastern Illinois University, Northern
Illinois University, Western Illinois University, a public
community college that is included in the definition of
"Community Colleges" under Section 1-2 of the Public Community
College Act, and any institution that receives funds under
Section 35 of the Higher Education Student Assistance Act.
Policies and procedures.
(a) Before June 1, 2018, each institution of higher
education shall adopt a policy regarding its awarding of
academic credit for military training considered applicable to
the requirements of the student's certificate or degree
program. The policy shall apply to any individual who is
enrolled in the institution of higher education and who has